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... So at that time, I was on both Tricor and Lipitor. ... (4 replies)
... Has your doctor said anything about Tricor or Gemfibrozil in addition to the Lipitor? ... (16 replies)
... I don't really use a website or any one book per se. ... (21 replies)

... shes on the mindset that these drugs work, and doesnt worry about the long term. I think that I need to get off at least one of the medications now, either the tricor or lipitor. The adverse effects of these meds is to much of a risk to me. ... (21 replies)
Vytorin and Tricor
Jun 13, 2005
... paks of Tricor that the drug rep had given him recently!!! ... (5 replies)
... to a much greater extent than you'll ever hear from your doctor or the drug companies. ... (2 replies)
... ping my weight down. Im a bigger more muscular guy then most so its hard for me to eat salads all day and feel full. Would you suggest a calorie counting diet, or focus more on low fats? ... (21 replies)
... I have not had any problems being on lipitor or tricor by them selves, but what is the increase in risk by taking both? ... (6 replies)
... exertion, or does it just mysteriously appear? ... (7 replies)
... Took Tricor for 4 years. It was ok at first,but then, I started to feel tired quite often. ... (14 replies)
... day on lipitor tore me up..I couldnt move..I was in so much pain and My brain was hurting and i couldnt think or even open my took 2 days for it to wear off..and that was just ONE DAY on lipitor.. ... (12 replies)
... he Lipitor, which probably explains why the trigs went back up. That's when they switched me to Tricor. We'll see how the next test comes out while taking both Lipitor and Tricor. ... (6 replies)
... The use of fibrates alone, including TRICOR, may occasionally be associated with myositis, myopathy, or rhabdomyolysis. Patients receiving TRICOR and complaining of muscle pain, tenderness, or weakness should have prompt medical evaluation for myopathy, including serum creatine kinase level determination. ... (7 replies)
Lipitor or not?
Aug 23, 2001
... I hope you don't mean you are taking Tricor along with lipitor , this is a major no ,no and I would stop this immediately , this is what killed the people taking Baycol and a fibrate of which tricor is a member . ... (15 replies)
... I wasn't on Tricor, but I always had very low BP until I went on Lipitor and then Baycol. Along with GI problems and pains and aches, my BP kept going up, another reason they started to think I couldn't take statins. ... (5 replies)
... Fran, I can only speak of my own personal experience. I was put on Tricor (145mg) in addition to Lipitor (10mg), which I had been on for years, and within about a month I started getting muscle aches in both arms. At first I thought I was just sleeping in a funny position, but the pain persisted and slowly got progressively worse. I didn't know much about statin... (6 replies)
... The chances of muscle problems on this combination is several times greater than when on Lipitor or Tricor alone. The chances are still remote that you will develope problems, but you should be aware of the symptoms to watch for just in case. ... (6 replies)
... yoru might be considered extreme if tri's were that high but it carries with it a very high risk of problems . The warning against this combo is right in the tricor side effects sheets . I hope your doctor has been doing blood test every 3 months taking that combo of medicine . ... (5 replies)
... s muscle pain in both arms, overall weakness, and pronounced exercise intolerance after over 7 years on Lipitor. For me, having started combination therapy with Tricor seemed to be what put me over the edge. ... (26 replies)
... n my upper arms, but both have had injuries that cause it to flair up on occasion, so that doesn't worry me so much. The pain in the leg and heel isn't constant or anything, but today, it was particularly bothersome. I wasn't sure whether I should worry about it. ... (6 replies)

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